Latest Articles

Sunrise at Walden Pond

by Francis McGovern The morning was a time that offered much to Henry David Thoreau and Walden Pond seemed a […]

Thoreau’s Other Waters: The Concord River

My Own Walden

A Walk to Walden Pond

A Transcendentalist in New York: Thoreau’s Staten Island Experience

Latest Tours

Edinburgh & Highland Royalty Experience

      Destination: Edinburgh & Scottish Highlands Dates: July 16th, 2017 For more information on this trip please contact Albion Journeys. […]

The Regal Estates and Jacobean Manors

Heritage of Ireland Dublin Castles & Historic Houses

British Heritage Travel Magazine – Celebrating Jane Austen

Cotswolds & The Cheltenham Literary Festival

From the Blog

Happy Birthday Henry!

Happy Birthday Henry!

At Literary Traveler we believe that July 12th should be a national holiday to celebrate Thoreau’s Birthday. Not only was Henry David Thoreau a [...]
Remembering Caitlin O’Hara

Remembering Caitlin O’Hara

Caitlin O’Hara worked with us in 2013/2014. She recently passed away just before Christmas, after a long struggle with Cystic Fibrosis. She was only[...]

Latest Book Reviews

Loving Poetry with Robert Pinsky’s Singing School

By Caitlin O’Hara On love, on grief, on every human thing, Time sprinkles Lethe’s water with his wing. -Walter Savage […]

Looking back: Wharton, Fitzgerald, and Ourselves

By Caitlin O’Hara Think of favorite endings of books that really resonate: Levin and his revelation towards goodness at the end […]

Travel

TKTS Discount Tickets for Broadway

by Francis McGovern On a recent visit to New York City, we stopped in Times Square to get last minute […]

A New Type of Travel Agent for the 21st Century

With the Internet providing a wealth of information on any subject, travelers have changed the way they plan for their […]

Gear

Leather Laptop Bag from Beckmann of Norway

We wanted to let readers know about a very stylish and comfortable laptop bag / book bag that we received […]

We Recommend This App: WiFi Map

by Mary Kate Costigan Is there anything more coveted during travel than free Wi-Fi? The search for it is made […]

Hotels

The Renwick Hotel in New York City

by Francis McGovern In our series on literary and historic hotels, we take a look at some hotels that can inspire […]

Spending The Holidays with Catie Copley at the Copley Plaza Hotel

By Tava Hoag and Francis McGovern If you have a little Literary Traveler (who loves to read and go out […]